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SVOTS Scripture Professor is Main Contributor to New Study Bible

Fr. Eugen J. Pentiuc, Fr. Olivier-Thomas Venard, OP, Project Director, and Fr. Kevin Stephens, OP, ProgrammerFr. Eugen J. Pentiuc, Fr. Olivier-Thomas Venard, OP, Project Director, and Fr. Kevin Stephens, OP, ProgrammerThe Very Reverend Eugen J. Pentiuc, St. Vladimir's professor of Scripture and Semitic Languages, was invited by École biblique et archéologique française to spend six weeks in Jerusalem in the summer of 2015 completing his work for La Bible en ses traditions / The...

Alumni News

In Memoriam: + Archpriest Thomas Succarotte

Deborah Malacky Belonick

Seminary Alumnus Archpriest Thomas Succarotte (M.Div. '78) fell asleep in the Lord on August 8, 2015. The entire seminary community expresses its condolences to his wife, Matushka Tanya, his son Mark, and his extended family.

Father Thomas served as rector of the Nativity of the Holy Virgin Church in Madison, Illinois from 1979 until his retirement in 2010. In addition to his pastoral duties, he served as Dean of the St. Louis Orthodox Deanery.  He also acted as the police chaplain for the cities of  Madison, Granite City, and Pontoon Beach, and for the Madison County Sheriff’s Department, State Police, FBI, and ATF.

Memory Eternal!

Seminarians Speak

The Way of a Pilgrim

Abraam Mikhail

Abraam with Fr. John Behr, Dean (left), and Bishop SurielAbraam with Fr. John Behr, Dean (left), and Bishop SurielIf you asked me about seminary two years ago, I would have replied that it wasn't even on my mind. I was tucked away on the other side of the world, 16,500 kilometers away (yes, we use the metric system in Australia!). I had just finished my physical therapy degree and accepted...

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